Tax Analyst

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Date: May 25, 2023

Location: Nashville, TN, US

Company: AkzoNobel

We’ve been pioneering a world of possibilities to bring surfaces to life for well over 200 years. As experts in making coatings, there’s a good chance you’re only ever a few meters away from one of our products. Our world class portfolio of brands – including Dulux, International, Sikkens and Interpon – is trusted by customers around the globe. We’re active in more than 150 countries and have set our sights on becoming the global industry leader. It’s what you’d expect from the most sustainable paints company, which has been inventing the future for more than two centuries.

Job Purpose

This position assists the tax department and provides support for Indirect Taxes for USA and Canada.  This includes activities that require the use of specific accounting systems (e.g. in SAP/HFM and other ERP systems/applications).

Job Responsibilities

  • Support and execute in an accurate and timely way the required ongoing Sales and Use Tax, Property Tax and miscellaneous Business Registration filings for the entities in the USA and Canada.
  • Key Indirect Tax operations expert for the region 
  • Maintain and monitor the Indirect tax compliance of the entities with outside service providers.
  • Assist the Corporate Tax Department with Indirect Tax Audits
  • Prepare annual 1099 and other informational forms as needed.
  • Ensure tax relevant intercompany journal entries are properly recorded and documented.
  • Prepare and review monthly general ledger account reconciliations for various sales and use tax, property tax, and other miscellaneous tax accounts, including creating and submitting journal entries, as needed.
  • Daily interaction with the Country Tax Managers and Global Business Services (Shared Services) organization
  • Advises on complex matters or questions related to indirect tax, including training and knowledge sharing with internal customers.

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor’s or master's degree in accounting or finance, CPA a Plus
  • Indirect tax professional with preferably 3-5 years of experience in an indirect tax role and capable of analyzing complex tax processes and issues.
  • Adequate knowledge in indirect tax matters (e.g USA sales/use tax, Canadian GST/HST/QST/PST, and personal and real property tax matters)
  • Good working knowledge of accounting in SAP or similar ERP system
  • Excellent knowledge in Excel, full professional proficiency in English

Compensation Data

The salary range for these skills is:  $88,000.00 - 97,000.00.  This is the range that we in good faith anticipate relying on when setting wages for this position.  We may ultimately pay more or less than the posted range.  This salary range may also be modified in the future.


Perks for joining AkzoNobel:  Medical insurance with HSA • Dental, Vision, Life, AD&D benefits • Annual bonus • 401K retirement savings with 6% company match • Generous vacation, personal and holiday pay • Paid Parental leave • Hybrid work for most exempt roles • Active Diversity & Inclusion Networks • Career growth opportunities on a regional and global scale • Tuition Reimbursement • Career growth opportunities • Employee referral bonus • 


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or veteran status.

Requisition ID: 30334




Nearest Major Market: Nashville